Newcastle United have opened their negotiations with Real Betis star Nabil Fekir, as reported by Foot Mercato.
The 28-year-old star was very close to joining Liverpool while at Olympique Lyonnais before deciding on a switch to La Liga.
He was also linked with the Magpies last year, however, he eventually remained with the Andalusian side.
The attacking midfielder who is currently valued at €25 million is into the final two years of his contract.
He moved to Real Betis on 22 July 2019 and signed a four-year deal for an initial fee of €19.75 million and €10 million in add-ons.
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